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BKLYN BookMatch Comic Novels

Recommendations for a reader who is looking for newer comic novelists. Likes Waugh, Amis, Portis, Wodehouse, Mortimer, Bashford, Penelope Fitzgerald, O Toole. This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here:

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The sisters brothers

Patrick deWitt. |

Wonder boys

Michael Chabon. |

Florida roadkill

Tim Dorsey. |

Good omens

Neil Gaiman [and] Terry Pratchett. |

A walk in the woods

Bill Bryson. |


Christopher Moore. |

Me talk pretty one day

David Sedaris. |

Holidays on ice

by David Sedaris. |

Fear and loathing in Las Vegas

by Hunter S. Thompson ; illustrated by Ralph Steadman. |


Joseph Heller. |